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Digital Director

  • Digital Director
  • Christchurch
  • $120k - $130k
Following application, a talent agent will review your CV, cover note & portfolio against the role and will be in touch within 72 hours (it's the polite thing to do isn't it?).
  • Full Time
  • Closed
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Make the garden city your new home and enjoy the work / life balance plus the great outdoors!

Bring your analytical mind and ability to provide insights to new clients from the Mainland.

Enjoy a leadership role, where you can tailor digital media for maximum impact, motivate your staff and engage stakeholders.

On behalf of a thriving, independent strategy & creative agency based in Christchurch, with an Australian and Auckland network, we’re looking for a Senior Digital Director. This person will play a vital role in leading the agency and contributing to business growth. You’ll head up a digital team and work across a portfolio of clients. Your team is managed like a small business within the agency, so you’ll be bringing in revenue, nurturing staff and ensuring top performance. Importantly you’ll know how to help your client’s businesses grow through your recommendations and media management.

You’ll be a natural leader and activator in project management, including briefing internal teams, overseeing work, managing budgets and project spending, and, most importantly, meeting all client deadlines. This role reports to the Head of Digital and works closely with the business relationship managers to lead and manage senior client relationships and drive digital business with them and for the agency.

If this sounds like you and you want to be part of this proudly Kiwi-founded, Christchurch-based creative agency, apply today!

The breakdown  

We are looking for a proven Account Director with strong digital marketer expertise with:

  • Min 6+ years’ relevant experience (agency preferred) 

You’ll be confident in…

  • Digital marketing, media planning and buying
  • Senior account management
  • Team leadership and management
  • Meeting financial targets and driving agency growth

You’ll be strong in the areas of…

  • Digital strategy
  • Client relationships and strategic advice
  • Email marketing & database management
  • Social media marketing – paid, owned and earned
  • Website content management
  • Analytics and insights
  • Retention & acquisition marketing

Are you someone who is a…

  • Strategic thinker and resourceful?
  • Natural activator and front person?
  • Team inspirer and manager?

The reward

  • Salary $120,000 - $130,000 per annum
  • Live in the fabulous South Island and enjoy everything it has to offer

Mandatory requirements 

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Marketing, Commerce or equivalent.

Apply today

If this role sounds like you, apply today or email Heather Ware directly at [email protected] with a brief summary of why you may be interested in this position. Thank you.

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